Cat5 Cable

What is it? Category 5 cable (or cat5 cable) is Ethernet cable consisting of 4 twisted pairs of copper wire with conductors usually measuring 24 AWG to 26 AWG. Category 5 cable has a maximum run length of 100 m and provides up to 100 Mbps in performance. Cat5 cable can be terminated using punch down blocks for fixed wiring installations. Alternatively this Ethernet cable can be made into patch cables terminated at each end with registered jacks (RJ45 connectors) for shorter movable cabling applications. What does it do? Cat5 cable is used to transfer data and signals in structured cabling systems for computers connected to LAN (Local Area Network). The cable standards defined for ANSI/TIA/EIA-568-A provide a bandwidth supporting frequencies up to 100 MHz and speeds up to 1000 Mbps. Category 5 cable is suitable for applications utilising 10-Base –T 100 Base – T and 1000Base-T. Applications Cat5 cable can be used in a wide variety of applications. It is traditionally used for LAN (Local Area Network) applications. Connecting computers, hubs, switches and routers to the network in schools, colleges, offices, hospitals and the home. Other applications include CCTV, video and telephone systems. Types • Solid Conductors – Used in applications where longer runs are needed used for fixed or permanent wiring systems (office builds, and so forth) • Stranded Conductors – Used for shorter runs, or movable cabling (patch cables) enabling connection to networking equipment such as hubs, switches and routers Unshielded Twisted Pair (UTP) is the standard cable used for Cat5 applications. UTP cable is made up of conductors twisted into pairs. Cat5 cable is a cable made up of 4 colour coded twisted pairs. The cable would have no shielding or screening between the outer jacket and the conductors contained within it. PVC (Polyvinyl chloride) is most common material used for the outer insulation (jacket) although LSZH (Low Smoke Zero Halogen) is now widely available

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Description Price Length Terminated/Unterminated Connector Type Shield Type Sheath Colour Outer Sheath Material Outer Diameter Core Strands Fire Behaviour Connector A Connector B
RS Stock No. 498-2984
Mfr. Part No.09456000101
BrandHARTING
TWD14,201.00
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
100m Unterminated Unterminated/Unterminated SF/UTP Green PUR 6.5mm 7/22 Flame Retardant - -
RS Stock No. 623-5943
Mfr. Part No.09456000132
BrandHARTING
TWD2,175.00
1 Reel of 20 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
20m Unterminated Unterminated/Unterminated SF/UTP Green PVC 6.5mm 7/22 - - -
RS Stock No. 498-2978
Mfr. Part No.09456000100
BrandHARTING
TWD7,803.00
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
100m Unterminated Unterminated/Unterminated SF/UTP Green PVC 6.5mm 1/22 - - -
RS Stock No. 803-3241
Mfr. Part No.1416295
TWD18,509.00
Each
units
100m Unterminated Unterminated/Unterminated SF/UTP Blue PUR - - - - -
RS Stock No. 812-4794
BrandRS PRO
TWD844.00
1 Reel of 50 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
50m Unterminated Unterminated/Unterminated UTP Green PVC 5.2mm 7/0.16 - - -
RS Stock No. 739-8509
Mfr. Part No.RJ45F1200OPEN
BrandAmphenol
TWD845.00
Each
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2m Terminated Female RJ45/Unterminated Unshielded Black Plastic - - - Female RJ45 Open End
RS Stock No. 333-6548
Mfr. Part No.CR503B05
TWD302.00
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500mm Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 F/UTP Grey PVC - - - - -
RS Stock No. 623-5937
Mfr. Part No.09456000102
BrandHARTING
TWD10,212.00
1 Reel of 100 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
100m Unterminated Unterminated/Unterminated SF/UTP Green PVC 6.5mm 7/22 - - -
RS Stock No. 812-4785
BrandRS PRO
TWD844.00
1 Reel of 50 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
50m Unterminated Unterminated/Unterminated UTP Yellow PVC 5.2mm 7/0.16 - - -
RS Stock No. 757-5148
Mfr. Part No.6XV1840-2AH10
BrandSiemens
TWD1,843.00
1 Reel of 20 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
20m Unterminated Unterminated/Unterminated SF/UTP Green PVC - - Flame Retardant - -
RS Stock No. 757-5157
Mfr. Part No.6XV1870-2B
BrandSiemens
TWD1,588.00
1 Reel of 20 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
20m Unterminated Unterminated/Unterminated SF/UTP Green PVC - - - - -
RS Stock No. 812-4781
BrandRS PRO
TWD760.00
1 Reel of 50 Metre(s)
Reel(s)
50m Unterminated Unterminated/Unterminated UTP Blue PVC 5.2mm 7/0.16 - - -
RS Stock No. 623-6110
Mfr. Part No.09457451175
BrandHARTING
TWD2,770.00
Each
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20m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 U/FTP Green PVC - - - Plug Plug
RS Stock No. 255-2266
Mfr. Part No.CSSTP121
BrandCafca
TWD392.00
Each
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1m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 666-3742
Mfr. Part No.09470600029
BrandHARTING
TWD1,204.00
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5m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 U/FTP Green PVC - - - - -
RS Stock No. 333-6560
Mfr. Part No.CR503B2
TWD228.00
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2m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 F/UTP Grey PVC - - - - -
RS Stock No. 364-4300
Mfr. Part No.SPE190687
TWD510.00
Each
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3m Terminated Male RJ45/Female RJ45 F/UTP - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 666-3745
Mfr. Part No.09470300024
BrandHARTING
TWD673.00
Each
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1m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 U/FTP Green PVC - - - - -
RS Stock No. 333-6576
Mfr. Part No.CR503B3
TWD174.00
Each
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3m Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 FTP Grey PVC - - - - -
RS Stock No. 666-3749
Mfr. Part No.09470300023
BrandHARTING
TWD585.00
Each
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500mm Terminated Male RJ45/Male RJ45 U/FTP Green PVC - - - - -